Art and History – a 1940’s Retreat

ACCOMMODATION – see also, Slide Show at bottom of page

RAF Ripperston offers a unique 1940’s experience with all the comforts of the modern day. Art & History is combined throughout the buildings, with individually designed bedrooms formed from the Officer’s, NCO’s, Airman’s & WAAF’s Rooms within the former Admin & Accommodation Wing.

A full Welsh breakfast is served every morning and our special Three Course Dinner is an option which has proved a great success, offering home cooked local produce and vegetables from our own organic kitchen gardens.

RAF Ripperston is truly captivating; a step back in time located just one mile from St Brides Beach and the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, for which St Brides Church and the historical home of Lord Kensington, St Brides Castle, provide the backdrop.

Our most recent visitor, from the USA, whose father was stationed here in 1942 and whose historic recollections we now have to share, said that RAF Ripperston along with the hospitality she had received had exceeded all her expectations and she is hoping to visit again next year.


Sunderland: Double with Classic 1940’s furniture and designated Lavatory & Ablusions





Beaufighter: Small Double Suite with Stylish 1940’s Canadian Officer’s Armchair, with private access to personal Lavatory & Ablutions




Lavatory and Ablusions


Commanding Officer’s Room: Large Single with original 1940’s Air Ministry Bed & Furnishings – designated Lavatory & Ablusions


CO’s Room


Ablusions with Lavatory – shared with Sunderland if both rooms occupied



Bed & Breakfast £65 per person or £90 for two person’s sharing

Three Course Dinner in the Officer’s Mess – £25 per person


Weekend Breaks for 2 to 5 persons are available at present, staying in Sunderland, Beaufighter and the CO’s Room, for a 1940’s Experience.

We can include ‘pick-up and return’ from and to, Milford Haven Railway Station along with planned visits to Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust Heritage Centre & Carew Control Tower as Optional Extras


just come along to enjoy a relaxing weekend in a 1940’s atmosphere.

Regardless of choice, an optional personalised guided tour is included for everyone. Share the History of RAF Ripperston, view the Station Records and local memorabilia & watch a Unique Colour Footage Film of daily Bomber Command Action during WWII.

Please email us through our CONTACT US page for Options and Tariff


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